War Children

by Gerard Whelan

Publisher: O"Brien Press Ltd

Written in English
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Number of Pages192
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Open LibraryOL8310567M
ISBN 100862787769
ISBN 109780862787769

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Bruce Jensen @ Read Alison'scomments in USA Today. Scope: With few exceptions, every book in the English-language portion of this list involves war or its consequences. Much as we love many of the great children's books that address themes such as bullying and conflict resolution, we shaped this list around themes of war as waged by nations and other large With any classic book, but especially a book the length of Tolstoy’s epic War and Peace, it’s easy to be intimidated and avoid reading ’s no need to avoid War and Peace for that reason.

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